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Shan – Möng Hom Toom

May 27th, 2011 · No Comments · Federalism, Shan

Möng Hom Toom Relates to federalism The Shan term for federalism comes from möng, ‘country’, and hom toom (=rfjwkrf), which in its verb form means ‘to join together’ or ‘unify’ and as an adjective, ‘federated’. Möng can mean ‘city’ as well as ‘country’ or ‘state’. This is a relatively new term in Shan: it was […]

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